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L&S Bookshelf

Enjoy a sampling of books by UC Davis College of Letters and Science faculty. Resisting Invisibility: Detecting the Female Body in Spanish Crime Fiction

Resisting Invisibility (University of Toronto Press, June 2019) by Diana Aramburu, assistant professor of Spanish and Portuguese, offers a comparative reading of women’s bodies as represented in Spanish crime literature from the mid-nineteenth century to today. The book establishes a genealogy of differing viewpoints regarding women’s positions in these narratives, before and after the birth of the modern Sp